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Should I worry about my 1 year old son who throws legs in his sleep ?

My almost a year old son throws legs during sleep. Need to worry? My baby is almost a year and throws his legs during sleep. Is it common or serious problem?
Asked On : Fri, 29 Jul 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
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Read your prob, this is not uncommon prob, may be this due to calcium deficency. so you should get blood test for serum calcium n start calcium suppliments as per your doc advise. along with it you should give him banana, custurd apple ,milk .
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Pediatrician, Infectious Diseases Dr. Hema Yadav's  Response
if he does not have any other behaviour disorder like temper tantrums or headbanging etc then ther is no need to worry.just ensure that he is getting adequate n unfragmented sleep atleast 10 hrs in the night n 1-2 hrs nap in daytime.also make sure he is not wearing too tight clothes during sleep.sleep problems r common in children n improve with age.
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